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Pioneer PL-510A

2-Speed Direct-Drive Turntable (1976-1978)

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Pioneer PL-510A


The Pioneer PL-510A is a high precision direct drive turntable designed for incorporation into a component type stereo music system.

Features of the unit include:

DC servo motor direct drive system

Automatic control circuit and precise speed adjustment

High sensitivity statically balanced tonearm

Straight line control panel layout

Pitch control



Type: direct drive

Motor: DC servo motor

Platter: 321mm aluminium alloy

Speeds: 33 and 45rpm

Wow and flutter: 0.03%

Rumble: 68dB

Tonearm: static-balanced type, s-shaped pipe arm

Effective length: 221mm

Overhang: 15.5mm

Cartridge weight range: 4 to 10g

Dimensions: 440 x 362 x 159mm

Weight: 8kg


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pioneer pl-510a turntable

anyone have a clue as to what this turntable went for new ? --thanks